Parish News

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time: 16th October 2022

Services this week

Sunday                             29th Sunday of the Year                   Mass                                10.00am

Monday                            St Ignatius of Antioch            Holy Communion Service            10.00am

Friday                                                                            Holy Communion Service             10.00am

Saturday                           St John Paul II                     Holy Communion Service              10.00am


                                                                                               Vigil Mass                              6.00pm

Sunday                            30th Sunday of the Year                     Mass                                10.00am             

Latest News…

The Offertory Collections last weekend amounted to £396.40 - grateful thanks to all donors.

The West Lothian Foodbank is having a fund-raising coffee morning St. Michael’s Linlithgow on Saturday 22nd October. Mass will be at 10am followed by the coffee morning at 10.30am.

Music Day
Join fellow musicians and singers from across the Archdiocese for a Music Day at 10:30am on Saturday 22 October at the Gillis Centre, 100 Strathearn Road, Edinburgh. The event is for anyone interested or involved in music in the liturgy. It features workshops on choir singing & organ/keyboard, sessions on planning music in your parish and a panel where you can ask your questions of the experts. The day is led by Michael Ferguson, Director of Music at St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh, and James Greechan, Choral Director for the Diocese of Motherwell. Light lunch provided. Free parking onsite. Register now at

Talk with Archbishop Cushley
The Edinburgh Jesuit Centre at Sacred Heart Parish in Lauriston, Edinburgh, is hosting a series of conversations with people who work at the interface of faith and politics. On Wednesday 12 October at 7pm, Fr Adrian Porter SJ will be in conversation with Archbishop Leo Cushley about the work and influence of the diplomatic service of the Holy See. More at

All Souls’ Day
Archbishop Cushley will offer Holy Mass for the repose of all the faithful departed who have died in the Archdiocese in the last year, especially those buried at Mount Vernon Cemetery.  This will take place at 10am on Wednesday 2 November (All Souls' Day) in the Mount Vernon Cemetery Chapel.

Divine Mercy
The annual Divine Mercy Conference takes place at St Augustine’s, Dundyvan Road, Coatbridge, ML5 1DQ, on Saturday 29 October from 9am-6pm. Register online at

Workshop: The Psychology of Flourishing
A workshop on the psychology of flourishing, faith and spirituality will be led by Fr Roger Dawson SJ at The Edinburgh Jesuit Centre at Sacred Heart Parish in Lauriston, Edinburgh, on Saturday 22 October 10am to 4.30pm. Register at